Human Resources Assistant for Government Organization in Downtown Toronto.

Marberg Job Number: 1436.
Job Type:  Temporary.
Initial Term: Three month contract
Compensation: $24 hourly.
Work Location: Onsite in Downtown Toronto (on TTC line).

Responsibilities Summary:
Reporting to the Human Resources Manager, the Human Resources Assistant will perform a range of clerical and administrative tasks to support the demands of a busy HR department.

  • Filing, mailing, and creating/updating spreadsheets.
  • Create reports, forms, spreadsheets, and general correspondence. 
  • Maintain employee data using physical and electronic filing systems.
  • Maintain document security and prepare files according to established records management procedures. 
  • Manage records retention, retrieve and re-file records, respond to information requests. 
  • Receive and respond to inquiries from internal and external stakeholders; track and redirect requests to appropriate staff. 
  • Receive, record, date and distribute incoming mail and courier deliveries and prepare packages for courier shipment. 
  • Additional Human Resources Assistant responsibilities as required.


Education: Post secondary degree or diploma in Business Administration and/or Human Resources.
Preferred Experience: excellent opportunity for new grads looking to gain work experience.

Technical Skills Requirements: 

  • Understanding of general office procedures. 
  • Computer proficiency and strong database entry skills (will be tested).
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, including Microsoft Word and Excel (will be tested).

Task-Based Qualifications and Additional Attributes:

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills for composing standard correspondence and emails and responding to verbal inquiries.
  • Strong interpersonal skills; ability to work professionally and exercise good judgement in a fast paced, high volume and confidential environment.
  • Proven track record of reliability, hard work, attention to detail, ability to work independently and as part of a team and overall commitment to excellence.
  • Strong organizational, coordinative and time management skills, with the ability to prioritize work effectively for self and others, meet tight deadlines and work well under pressure.
  • Demonstrated successful experience of prioritizing work, making decisions and communicating with others within a values framework of respect, equity, diversity and inclusivity.
  • Satisfactory Background Checks, Technical Skills Evaluations, and Employment References.

We thank all applicants for their interest but wish to advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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Job ID: 1436

Location: Canada Ontario Toronto

Category: Administrative, Government, Human Resources

Salary: Competitive



Number Of Positions 1

Pay Rate 24

Date Updated 01/16/2022

Status New

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